Title

Myths regarding treatment of hepatitis: the vicious cycle of increasing morbidity

Document Type

Article

Department

Family Medicine; Community Health Sciences

Abstract

Viral hepatitis has high prevalence rates in Pakistan. It is a potentially serious condition with associated high morbidity and mortality. Studies from neighboring regions document significant utilization of the services of faith healers for the treatment of patients with hepatitis. This article is a short communication

Publication

Journal of College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan